Candidates Announced for England’s 2017 Cecil Aronowitz Viola Competition

The Semi-Finalists have been announced for the 2017 Cecil Aronowitz International Viola Competition

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The 30 Semi-Finalists have today been announced for the 2017 Cecil Aronowitz International Viola Competition – to be held in Birmingham, England from the 18th to the 24th of November.

Open to violists of any nationality aged 21 years or younger, the 1st prize winner will receive £5,000, a recording on the Champs Hill Records label – and a number of important recital opportunities.

The 2017 candidates are:

  • Yue Yu, UK (19)
  • Kyuwon Yoo, USA (20)
  • Gerald Karni, Switzerland (20)
  • Anna Krzyzak, Poland (20)
  • Alvaro Garcia, Spain (18)
  • Lisa Sung , USA (21)
  • Shuhan Wang, China (17)
  • Guohan Tang, China (16)
  • Otoha Tabata, Japan (17)
  • Anuschka Cidlinsky, Austria (20)
  • Yizilin Liang, China (16)
  • Julie Park, New Zealand (21)
  • Tabby Rhee, USA (19)
  • Sào Soulez Larivière, UK (18)
  • Takehiro Konoe, Netherlands (19)
  • Josè Filipe Moura Nunes, Netherlands (21)
  • Albert Coronado Daza, Spain (21)
  • Cristina Cordero Beltran, Spain (19)
  • Bella Chich, Russia (20)
  • Daniele Valabrega, Switzerland (21)
  • Miguel Sobral Gon alves Sobrinho, UK (18)
  • Serena Hsu, USA (19)
  • Emma Wernig, USA (18)
  • Lara Albesano, Italy (21)
  • Chris Rogers-Beadle, USA (20)
  • Alinka Rowe, UK (18)
  • Barbora Butvydaite, Lithuania (20)
  • Sofia Silva Sousa, UK (20)
  • Silas Zschocke, Germany (20)
  • Hayang Park, South Korea (18)

The 2017 jury will include: Nicola Aronowitz, Ettore Causa, Bruno Giuranna, Florian Leonhard, Robin Ireland and Thomas Riebl.

Previous 1st prize winners include VC Young Artist Timothy Ridout.

PICTURED: 2014 Cecil Aronowitz International Viola Competition 1st Prize Winner, VC Young Artist Timothy Ridout.

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